UKZN Health Sciences Bolsters MUT’s Research Capacity

UKZN’s immunologist and Medical Microbiology senior academic, Professor Zilungile Mkhize-Kwitshana, is passionate about boosting research capacity in her academic sphere. She has initiated a cohort supervision at the School of

Medical Officer Awarded PhD in Family Medicine

Medical Officer in the Department of Health, Dr Rodney Hudson Magwenya was awarded a PhD in Family Medicine for his study that developed a continuing professional education model for medical

Sixth Degree for Public Health Professional

‘I am extremely proud of this great achievement,’ said Dr Sabina Medal Govere who graduated with a PhD in Public Health. ‘The PhD journey was a test of my perseverance

PhD for Study on HIV Prevention

Principal Investigator and research clinician at the Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA) Dr Sharana Mahomed graduated with a PhD in Public Health. Supervised by Professor

PhD Zooms in on Non-Communicable Diseases and HIV

Public health professional, Dr Alexander Cheza graduated with a PhD in Public Health Medicine. His study on non-communicable diseases (NCDs), namely cancer, diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular diseases and hypertension in people

PhD Study Tackles Prostate Cancer

Dr Akawa Oluwole Bidemi was awarded a PhD in Pharmaceutical Chemistry for his study on the use of combinatorial in silico techniques in the selective targeting of bromodomain and extra-terminal

Nursing PhD for UKZN Lecturer

‘I feel extremely proud to be the first person to achieve a PhD in my family,’ said UKZN lecturer Dr Hafaza (Hafsa) Amod. ‘I also feel blessed because I come